Nicolai Peak

Nicolai Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Nicolai Peak  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 19941
Name ID: 138398

Feature type: Peak

Origin

This name originates from Bulgaria. It is part of the Bulgaria Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Narrative

The ice-covered peak rising to 1300 m in Havre Mountains, northern Alexander Island. Situated 11.18 km ENE of Buneva Point, 13.5 km SE of Cape Vostok, 6.54 km SW of Satovcha Peak and 7 km NNE of Simon Peak. Surmounts Lennon Glacier to the N and E, and Pipkov Glacier to the S. Steep and partly ice-free SW slopes. British mapping in 1971.

Named For

Named after the Bulgarian opera singer Elena Nicolai (Stoyanka Nikolova, 1905-1993).

Location

Latitude:
69° 12' 18.0" S
- 69.20500°
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Longitude:
71° 52' 39.0" W
- 71.87750°
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Altitude:
1300 m
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Scale:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

request by L. Ivanov, 12.07.2018

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
23-Mar-2017

Related information

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